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The Dolphin Hunters
We join an annual tribal dolphin hunt in the Solomon Islands and ask whether this ancient practice should be stopped.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2014 09:04 GMT
The Killer Storm
101 East travels to Tanauan, a town in the Philippines hit by Typhoon Haiyan, whose plight has gone largely unreported.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2013 12:40 GMT
Sumo on the Steppes
Wrestling is a national sport in Mongolia, but now fighters are taking their skills abroad and dominating Japanese sumo.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2013 09:23 GMT
Sumo gives Mongolian wrestling a boost
Japanese sport reinvigorates tradition in a country where it used to be a way to prove one's masculinity.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2013 14:02 GMT
East Timor coffee brews little profits
Despite its organic blends being considered the world's best, the country is struggling to make profits.
Last updated: 20 Jun 2013 11:21 GMT
Foreign wealth widens inequality in Singapore
Low tax rate an incentive for foreign investors, but it also means no social protection for city-state's poor.
Last updated: 02 May 2013 18:13 GMT
South Korean 'K-Pop' strives for global fame
Music industry attracts attention in US, but many artists say stardom comes at harsh personal costs.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2012 18:32 GMT
Sri Lanka: The Road to Reconciliation
With a final report on the civil war due, we ask if Sri Lanka's ethnic communities are more divided than ever.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2011 13:35 GMT
Tale of a modern city
How can Indian cities keep up with the nation's dramatic economic boom?
Last updated: 04 Oct 2011 12:18 GMT
Tonga battles obesity
Authorities mull ban on poor quality imported food in bid to keep fatty food off menu.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2011 10:12 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Jewish state bill' doesn't matter to us, Palestinians
South Sudan: A 'thankless kid'?
Why is Nigeria's Jonathan worried?
'One black, one white, separate and unequal'
Michael Brown was not a boy, he was a 'demon'
Does Uhuru Kenyatta know Kenya is burning?
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